Peter Alessi of Branford died on Friday at CT Hospice in Branford. He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Minnie Bencivinni Alessi of Branford. He is survived by his sons Joseph Alessi (wife Judy) of Branford and Michael Alessi (wife Anita) of Hauppauge, N.Y., and his daughter in law Marie Alessi of Sayville, N.Y. He also leaves his grandchildren Steven, Gina, Jackie, A.J. and Billy; and his great-grandchildren Jake, Morgan, Daniel, and Sienna. He was predeceased by his son Peter Alessi Jr. , his brothers Sam, Paul, and Joseph Alessi, and his sisters Gertrude Zollo and Anna Kotwas.
Peter was born in New York, N.Y. on July 10, 1923, a son of Joseph and Jenny Alessi. He was a self employed carpenter in Long Island for more than 50 years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday at 11:30 at St. Mary Church in Branford. Burial will follow in St. Agnes Cemetery in Branford. Friends may call Sunday from 4-7 P.M. at the W.S.Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 244 North Main St. Branford. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd. Branford, CT 06405.
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